See our selecton of sample itineraries which feature Skye House

Skye House is a private beach front villa that sits close to the historic town of Galle. The south facing property is just steps from the beach and provides a welcome escape for families and friends alike.

The vast property expands around a central pond with five en-suite bedrooms in total including two master suites. The children's room boasts six bunk-beds and each bed playfully dons colourful patterned sheets.

When it comes to dining, the in-house staff will ensure the fridge is well stocked with locally sourced ingredients, and then it's over to the in-house chef who creates a menu of favourite Sri Lankan dishes which can be enjoyed in the spacious dining room or aside the pool.

The property has a designated children's play area with climbing rope, swings, monkey bars and a pirate cabin for the ultimate garden adventure. Other facilities include a generous outdoor pool with sun loungers and a terrace table to enjoy breakfast al fresco.

As the property sits right by the beach guests can enjoy lounging on the sands or take a dip in the ocean (swimming is seasonal). If you venture out of the villa then a handful of local shops, inviting restaurants and Galle Fort sits nearby, entertaining both the shopaholics and the culture vultures.

Why We Love It
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The views from the balcony are spectacular; green lawns, swaying palms and the lapping blue Indian Ocean.

Frances, Original Traveller

Itineraries that feature Skye House

Best for: Couples, Families and Solo Travellers
Support the Community and Connect with Culture: Philantourism in Sri Lanka
This 15-day philantourism in Sri Lanka trip takes in the country's many highlights, with stays in community-run lodges and activities with small...
15 Days
From £3,530pp

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